General Information about Christian Apologetics and Research Ministry

What is CARM? CARM is a nonprofit, non-denominational, multi-staffed Christian Apologetics Ministry that supports evangelism, radio outreach, and provides full-time support for several foreign missionaries. 

Who is CARM? CARM has a staff consisting of Matt Slick (Founder, President, Researcher, Writer, Radio Host); Annick Slick (Office Manager); Dave Kimball (Board of Directors, email responder); Charlie Spine (Board of Director, email responder, runs Matt's radio show on Facebook and Youtube); Luke Wayne (Writer & Researcher).  CARM has fulltime missionaries in Turkey (Togrul); Colombia (Carlos Garbiras at, Brazil (David Brito,, and Malawi (Joster).

What is the mission of CARM? The Mission of CARM is to defend and promote the Christian faith in all areas of life.

Why this site?  The purpose of the site is to equip Christians with the truth, to expose the error of false religious systems, evolution, atheism, secularism, etc., and also to teach apologetics, help Christians defend the faith, and glorify the Lord Jesus.

When did CARM begin?  October 25 of 1995.

Who started CARM? Matt Slick

Who comes to CARM?  People from everywhere. CARM has had inquiries from every continent, island groups (large and small) from all over the world. CARM has been accessed by over 225 countries and 100 million people. 

CARM Radio  CARM also has a radio show that can be checked out at

CARM Board of Directors: Matt Slick, David Kimball, Charlie Spine


Attacks and hacks  Matt Slick, CARM's President, has received several death threats, was "swatted," has had threats against his family, as well as people promising to destroy CARM.  The CARM site has suffered countless DOS attacks and disruptions on the discussion forums.  CARM is still standing, praise God.

To God be the glory.

Please consider partnering with us in prayer, by giving your time/talents or financially.


If you have any questions, please feel free to email CARM.




About The Author

Matt Slick is the President and Founder of the Christian Apologetics and Research Ministry.